Embry-Riddle invites you to join us for the Fall 2016 SpeakER Series. Marc Bernier, Director, Embry-Riddle Speakers Series, and host of "The Marc Bernier Show" on FM93.5/AM1150 WNDB, will act as moderator.
Each 90-minute SpeakER Series event is free, open to the public and will be held in the Willie Miller Instructional Center auditorium on Embry-Riddle's Daytona Beach Campus, 600 S. Clyde Morris Blvd. All events begin at 7 p.m. with seating available beginning at 6 p.m. Overflow viewing rooms will be available with open seating. Click here for a map of the campus.
All SpeakER Series events can be heard on a tape delayed basis on WNDB on "The Marc Bernier Show", selected weekday afternoons from 3 to 6 p.m. and subsequent BookMarc radio presentations, Saturdays at 9 a.m. Videos of all SpeakER Series programs can be seen on Embry-Riddle's YouTube channel a few days after the event.
Monday, September 12
A two-time Pulitzer Prize winner and New York Times best seller, David McCullough, explores the life of our inspirational aviation forefathers in his new book, The Wright Brothers. Join Mr. McCullough and Marc Bernier for this lively discussion followed by a Q&A.
Wednesday, September 28
Paul Begala is from CNN, and Tucker Carlson is from Fox News Channel. Two of today’s most-vocal political commentators predict the outcome of the 2016 presidential election, with Paul Begala representing the left and Tucker Carlson portraying the right. Marc Bernier will moderate, and a Q&A will follow the debate.
Monday, October 10
Our very own expert faculty join Marc Bernier for a discussion on what the future holds for cybersecurity. Drs. Kessler, Dardick, and Seker serve as the panelists and will answer questions.
Monday, October 24
Dr. Fleischman, Florida Atlantic University faculty and Middle Eastern policy expert, shares the foreign policy challenges faced by the United States. Marc Bernier will lead the discussion and Q&A.
Monday, October 31
Join the Embry-Riddle Pep Band and a panel of scholars for a performance of “Mars” from Holst’s Planets as well as presentations on our current knowledge of the Red Planet and its place in our cultural history.
Wednesday, November 9
Fox News analyst Ellen Ratner, representing the left, and former Congressman now Fox political analyst John Leboutillier, from the right, discuss the aftermath of the 2016 presidential election.
Monday, November 21
Once you step off the Riddle campus, do you know the historical impact of Daytona Beach and Florida? Learn about where we live and learn with author, Dr. James Clark, and journalist, Mark Lane, as they fascinate us with stories of our local community and state.
The media are invited to photograph/videotape all Speaker Series events. For more information, call Marc Bernier at (386) 226-6222 or (386) 226-7285.
CONTACT: James Roddey, Communications & Media Relations Manager, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Daytona Beach, Fla.; (386) 226-6198; firstname.lastname@example.org